Oklahoma City Officer Fires Shots During Investigation

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An Oklahoma City police officer is on paid administrative leave for discharging a weapon during a carjacking investigation.

Police were called to The Reserve at West 10th Street apartment complex yesterday afternoon to investigate a car that matched the description of a vehicle involved a carjacking. When officers approached, several people ran from the car, and one officer fired a shot after a suspect allegedly presented a threat. 

No one was shot, but one suspect was struck by a less-lethal impact round, and another was bitten by a police dog.

The officer is now on routine paid administrative leave pending an investigation.

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